Victim killed in Interstate 5 crash identified

CHP officers investigate a fatal four-car crash on the I5 southbound lanes near Calgrove Boulevard. Austin Dave/The Signal

Medical examiners identified a woman killed in a crash on Interstate 5 over the weekend.

Virigina Almajer, 32, of Fresno was pronounced dead at the scene near the Highway 14 interchange at 10:12 a.m. Saturday, according to Investigator McCracken with the Los Angeles County’s Medical Examiner’s Office.

Almajer was heading southbound on Interstate 5 when she hit the concrete divider.

Four others were treated for injuries on scene and transported to a local hospital, according to Supervisor Cheryl Sims of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

Two of the injured patients were in critical condition; two others had minor injuries, according to Sims.

A SigAlert was issued for southbound lanes of Interstate 5 shortly after 10 a.m. when the crash was reported.

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